Web Designer (F/M/D)

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Founders Foundation gGmbH Published: May 19, 2020
Bielefeld, Germany
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Web Designer (F/M/D)

At Founders Foundation we support the next generation of tech entrepreneurs and create a founder-centric ecosystem to shape Germany's digital future. We set camp in Bielefeld, a widely-underestimated city in one of Germany's most interesting areas. The Ostwestfalen-Lippe region is home to an abundance of hidden champions of the German Mittelstand which combine stability and success while lacking agility and creativity. This is where we step in: At Founders Foundation we build bridges between the old and the new. Our next milestone: Make more talent startup-ready and help them build the next unicorn. This is the promise we want to make: Learn how to found a Startup in just a few weeks - wherever you are. 


Why do we need you?

Our company's name gives it away: Educating founders is what keeps us going. Educating more founders is what makes us shine. That's why we aim to grow the first stage of our education funnel to a next level. We need your design skills in our Brand & Content Team to create a Founders Foundation content experience that makes even more talent fall in love with the idea of building the next unicorn. 


Things you'll do

Working at Founders Foundation means changing the status quo. You need us to be more specific? Sure thing, as our Web Designer (F/M/D) in our Brand & Content Team you will:

  • Be our internal agency for graphic design. You will ensure our brand and our content stands out with a design that attracts talent from all over the world
  • Set the stage for our content by building websites, designing social media posts and logos - together with our brand and content team you will provide high-quality content about growing B2B tech-startups
  • Manage the overall production process of our design products - ranging from your creative input and conceptual work up to briefing freelancers and agencies, ordering and communicating with service providers and suppliers etc.
  • Proactively promote your digital and analogue design ideas and implement them with technical expertise
  • Ensure a consistent design of the Founders Foundations brand image and our digital Learning format


About you

Working at Founders Foundation is fun because the people here are inspiring to work with. That is our concept for success and something we want to pursue. Apart from that, you are the person we are looking for when you have:

  • Significant experience in web design in a dynamic and digital environment. You have deep digital design know-how and high level skills in working with Adobe Creative Cloud and WordPress as well as HTML and CSS
  • A passion for entrepreneurship and tech-content. You are experienced in working with entrepreneurs and have an understanding for founders as our main target group
  • Knowledge about the media and experience with the implementation of cross-media design solutions ranging from conceptualizing and drafting it up to final artworks/ data input
  • A sixth sense for design, typo and imagery besides focussing on "the big picture" in order to ensure a consistent brand image
  • Excellent German and English language skills


What's in it for you?

To make your time at the Founders Foundation as interesting and pleasant as possible you will benefit from:

  • A new-emerging team and topic which you will be able to shape right from the beginning
  • A strong network of founders, partners and venture capitalists and real tech-stars in the startup scene
  • An abundance of contacts to the international startup scene
  • A lot of trust and responsibility, room for creativity and new ideas
  • An awesome team of people who share their passion for entrepreneurship and B2B startups
  • Further development and discounts on Bertelsmann corporate benefits
  • A modern workplace in Bielefeld’s old town with the world's best coffee, breakfast and lunch place!


Sounds like the perfect job for you? Send your application and join us now!